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painkiller

1. an analgesic drug or agent
2. anything that relieves pain
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But he had since been to the doctor, was taking painkilling medication and felt a lot better.
"I couldn't even walk after Montpellier, and if it was not for the painkilling injection, I doubt I would be on court today," Paire said after his tough three-set victory against Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka late on Monday.
He said: "I'll need painkilling injections for the next two or three weeks then hopefully everything will be healed.
Asda customers have been told it is "very very unlikely that anyone will fall ill" from the levels of painkilling medicine bute found in the supermarket's corned beef products.
I completed the course in two hours 39 minutes but only last week was having a painkilling injection in my knee to get me round the course as I have cartlidge problem.
I was given a painkilling injection before I was discharged from the hospital.
DETECTIVES are investigating how bottles of painkilling morphine on a hospital ward were diluted with water, it has been disclosed.
Bahrain has banned the use of the painkilling drug, Distalgesic, health officials have declared.
Webber has admitted he required a painkilling cortisone injection to see him through the race at Suzuka in which he finished second to Red Bull Racing team-mate Sebastian Vettel.
The charges related to her injecting patients with high doses of painkilling drugs such as morphine and diamorphine at Airedale General Hospital, near Keighley, West Yorkshire.